Ridleians of Distinction - M - Z
O - P

Olympians

NAME OLYMPICS EVENT
W.R. Wadsworth ‘93
1904 St. Louis    
Rowing
C. Abbott Conway '32     
1936 Berlin                       
Track
Joe Macia '41     
1948 London     
Boxing
Raoul Ordonez '42           
1948 London     
Basketball
Neil Hunter '45  
1952 Helsinki/1956 Melbourne
Yachting
Donald McFarlane '44     
1948 London     
Track
Robert McFarlane '45
1948 London     
Track
Douglas Gibson '49 *       
1952 Helsinki    
Swimming
Robert Brookson '57        
1964 Tokyo    
Rowing
Neil Campbell '51
1964 Tokyo/'68 Mexico/'84 LA/'88 Seoul          
Rowing
Chris Leach '60       
1964 Tokyo    
Rowing
Purvis MacDougall '54       
1960 Squaw Valley CA   
Bobsled
John Nunn '61                   
1968 Mexico City
Rowing
Jim Butterfield '70
1972 Munich                    
Rowing
Brian Love '71   
1976 Montreal   
Rowing
Hugh Watlington '73   
1984 Los Angeles   
Sailing
Brian McMahon '80         
1984 Los Angeles            
Rowing
Michael Sokolowski '81
1984 Los Angeles            
Track
Jane Tregunno '81
1984 Los Angeles/1988 Seoul
Rowing
David Shemilt '83
1984 Los Angeles
Swimming
Jason Dorland '83            
1988 Seoul         
Rowing
Darby Berkhout '85
1988 Seoul         
Rowing
Michael Bryden '89         
1992 Barcelona 
Rowing
Chris Delia '90
1996 Atlanta
Equestrian
Maria Maunder '90
1996 Atlanta
Rowing
Fiona Milne '90 
2004 Athens                      
Rowing
Samantha Majendie '90   
2008 Beijing/2012 London
Equestrian
Samantha McGlone '97
2004 Athens       
Triathlon
Brianne Jenner ‘09          
2014 Sochi
Ice Hockey
* Gibson, Doug - 1st Ridley boy to be chosen to represent Canada as an Olympian while still at school -1948 Olympics.
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